Outsourcing World Summit® (OWS) 2016

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Monday, February 15, 2016 at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort & Conference Center in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Starts at 12:00 AM · Ends on Feb 17, 2016 at 12:00 PM, EDT (America/New_York)

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The Outsourcing World Summit® (OWS), IAOP’s annual global gathering, is where outsourcing customers, providers, advisors and academics come together. Game-changing ideas are shared. The latest trends and opportunities are identified. And, hundreds of millions of dollars of business deals are initiated and made.


First produced in 1998, the Summit has been held more than 30 times on five continents and is renowned for the quality of its speakers and the depth and breadth of its educational programs. The Summit is keynoted by top business, academic and government leaders, and complemented by over 50 in-depth breakout sessions, case studies and workshops.


Join IAOP, your colleagues and peers on February 15-17, 2016 at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort & Conference Center in Lake Buena Vista Florida for the 19th edition of the Summit as we continue this  tradition of excellence.


Who Attends?

Over 800 delegates attend this annual event, including: CEOs, COOs, CFOs and other members of the corporate ‘C-Suite”; Directors and Managers, Professionals from HR, Finance, Purchasing, Legal, Administration, IT, Facilities,  Manufacturing, Logistics, Service Delivery and related business functions; Entrepreneurs building the businesses of the future; Investors, Analysts and Academics; Consultants and Corporate Advisors; Government Officials and Policy Influencers; Marketing, Sales, and Delivery Professionals from across the sourcing industry.


Over 40 countries were represented at the 2015 Summit  including Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela.


Who speaks?

Summit speakers are drawn from both within and outside the field of outsourcing. Global business leaders have included John Sculley, former CEO, Apple Computers, Gary Wendt, former president, chairman and CEO of GE Capital Services, and Fred Brown, past chair, the American Hospital Association. Robert Reich, former U.S. Secretary of Labor, and vice presidential nominee Jack Kemp have addressed Summit delegates.  Executives from General Motors, Microsoft, Sprint, Accenture and many other global firms have shared their business experiences. And, leading advisors from Kirkland & Ellis LLP,  Booz & Co., PwC, and others have shared the insights and advice they are giving their customers.   

Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort & Conference Center in Lake Buena Vista, Florida